FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- local file inclusion vulnerability (9b7053fd-3ab5-11da-9484-00123ffe8333)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

A phpMyAdmin security announcement reports :

In libraries/grab_globals.lib.php, the $__redirect parameter was not
correctly validated, opening the door to a local file inclusion
attack.

We consider this vulnerability to be serious.

See also :

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=112907764728209
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security.php?issue=PMASA-2005-4
http://www.nessus.org/u?7c6b8c45

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21484 (freebsd_pkg_9b7053fd3ab511da948400123ffe8333.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 15053

CVE ID: CVE-2005-3299

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